- Leeds City Region is the biggest city region outside of London!
- Leeds has the biggest economy in the whole of the Yorkshire region!
Leeds has a huge range of thriving industries, including the biggest Legal sector outside of London and the third largest Advanced Manufacturing sector in the country! Our biggest growth sectors are:
- Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering
- Creative Industries
Many hugely successful companies have made the Leeds City Region their home, including Direct Line, First Direct, Google Digital Garage and Rockstar Games! Even the packaging for the McFlurry is made right here in Leeds!
To find out more about the wide variety of career opportunities available in the Leeds City Region, check out the FutureGoals campaign from the Leeds City Region Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), which contains lots of useful information for both parents and students about the Construction, Digital, Creative, Healthcare, Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering sectors!